News

OSU Extension Service and agricultural research news

The Extension and Experiment Station Communications (EESC) department writes news releases about OSU’s agricultural research as well as the various programs offered by the university’s Extension Service. Below is an archive of these stories as well as a list of stories published in the media about Extension. You’ll also find gardening advice articles written by EESC. Contact our media liaisons.

Recent News Stories

May 12, 2005

The first annual Dog Fun Match will be held May 21 at the Clackamas County fairgrounds in Canby, Oregon.

May 6, 2005

OSU helps growers see the effect of different no-till drills under field conditions in the Columbia Basin.

May 4, 2005

The Oregon Food Bank awarded OSU and OSU Extension Service the 2005 Hunger Buster Award for outstanding hunger-relief efforts by an organization.
OSU Extension has developed a new website to help people throughout Oregon prepare for this year’s drought.

May 2, 2005

The Oregon State University Extension Service will explore eastern Oregon soil quality in a series of workshops for growers.

Recent Gardening Tips

September 23, 2016

Avoid wating until the first frost to harvest

September 16, 2016

Put up a fence, use repellents and choose deer-resistant plants

September 9, 2016

Saving seed is an inexpensive way to grow vegetables

September 2, 2016

Choose the best grass seed for area and situation

August 26, 2016

The iconoic flowers come in new colors and textures